Call E.J. King’s spring sports teams the “Road Warriors.” That’s because the next two weekends will see the Cobras’ baseball, softball and soccer teams log some serious air miles, for visits to Daegu in Korea and DODDS Japan tournaments in the Kanto Plain.
A week after posting the fastest, albeit wind-aided and hand-held, time in the 100 in Pacific history, Rahman Farnell found his way Saturday into the Pacific track and field record book, anchoring Kubasaki to a 42.9-second time in the 400 relay, beating the old mark by 0.44 of a second.
They’re separated by some 800 miles, they play soccer for different DODDS schools and teams. But Yuji Callahan and Gaku Lange are similar in so many respects, they might as well be twin sons of different mothers.
Tens of thousands of city residents and U.S. Army soldiers here will evacuate their homes, offices and barracks Thursday as military explosives experts, seasoned by duty in Afghanistan, attempt to disarm a gargantuan bomb that was among thousands dropped during a single Allied mission 70 years ago.
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